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7/31/2016 7:22:13 AM(UTC)
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Air reserve technicians, commonly referred to as ARTs, are civil servants who help Air Force Reserve Command units transition from a peacetime to a wartime environment.
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by ExPostalCombatVet
9/10/2016 10:59:35 AM(UTC)
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by rcortez911
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Comprised of 12 different agencies responsible for everything from weather forecasts to patent protection.
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by FAct_88
8/26/2016 12:13:39 PM(UTC)
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6/10/2016 1:31:49 PM(UTC)
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9/22/2016 2:21:17 PM(UTC)
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8/3/2016 2:52:13 AM(UTC)
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8/16/2016 7:50:41 PM(UTC)
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8/9/2016 10:48:40 AM(UTC)
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8/5/2016 6:54:00 AM(UTC)
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6/15/2016 6:27:25 AM(UTC)
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9/22/2016 1:40:36 PM(UTC)
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9/13/2016 3:45:00 PM(UTC)
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by tomcooney
4/15/2016 11:23:54 AM(UTC)
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Coalition of 17 agencies/organizations within the executive branch that gather the intelligence necessary to conduct national security activities
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Today at 11:16:56 AM(UTC)
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5/26/2016 2:33:33 PM(UTC)
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9/24/2016 10:48:08 AM(UTC)
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Today at 11:30:44 AM(UTC)
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by hemihem
8/23/2016 8:39:34 PM(UTC)
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by clerky
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9/16/2016 12:55:17 PM(UTC)
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by DoD1st
Today at 4:24:32 AM(UTC)
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Base Realignment And Closure is the process DoD uses to reorganize its installation infrastructure to increase operational readiness and efficiency. Share your experience.
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by someoldguy
6/7/2016 3:00:00 AM(UTC)
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If you are looking to get promoted, change careers, or freshen up your skills, join this active discussion with others climbing the same federal ladder
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by VetPref68
Today at 5:54:43 AM(UTC)
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Here is a forum for those new to the federal workforce or thinking of joining
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by someoldguy
Today at 11:52:37 AM(UTC)
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Are you considering relocating your federal career - either by your choice or by Uncle Sam? This forum will all you to seek other's advice on whether to make the move or not.
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by GWPDA
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This forum will allow the exchanging of information and experience regarding attaining and maintaining a security clearance.
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Today at 10:55:49 AM(UTC)
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Open discussion on how training and certification can help one's career.
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by Hpm1006
9/15/2016 2:24:18 PM(UTC)
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A place where contractors to the government can share and discuss.
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by itallgood540
8/24/2016 8:41:12 AM(UTC)
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Almost all purchasing decisions include factors such as delivery and handling, marginal benefit, and price fluctuations.
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by PathwaysIntern
6/1/2015 7:10:58 PM(UTC)
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New technology and Web tools are affecting how Government is performed as well as perceived
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by FatHappyCat
4/20/2016 7:25:44 AM(UTC)
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Protecting information and information systems from unauthorized access and misuse
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7/15/2016 1:12:45 PM(UTC)
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6/15/2016 2:05:53 AM(UTC)
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Get real-life reviews of key court cases involving federal employees. Share your opinion on the outcomes of these cases, or participate in other discussions about workplace issues that may impact your job.
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by Hawaiiannative
9/21/2016 4:40:11 AM(UTC)
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Some conversations or questions may not clearly fit into one of the other forums. So, pull up a chair for some federal related general conversation.
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by frankgonzalez
9/23/2016 3:16:06 AM(UTC)
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Post your thoughts and opinions here about current federal employee news topics
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by someoldguy
9/18/2016 5:30:24 PM(UTC)
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by hopie
9/21/2016 3:26:12 PM(UTC)
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by Ed Zurndorfer
9/22/2016 6:09:29 AM(UTC)
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Here is a forum for members to share and exchange experiences regarding to workers' compensation related issues.
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by purple161616
Today at 5:59:07 AM(UTC)
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Salary. Benefits. Investments. This area will allow for discussions on how to make the most of one's financial situation.
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by Roger
9/23/2016 8:00:56 PM(UTC)
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This forum will allow members to share their experience with medicare and seek advice on certain medicare-related situations.
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by old fed
9/24/2016 11:27:19 AM(UTC)
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NSPS is the Department of Defenses (DoD) flexible and responsive civilian management system. This forum will allow for discussion of pros and cons as well as share questions and experiences.
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by mudpie
10/2/2015 4:56:54 AM(UTC)
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Reemployment in the Federal Government can affect a retiree's annuity. This forum allows for members to help other members by sharing their experiences and knowledges and allow for those thinking of reemployment to ask questions.
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by tt122209
8/4/2016 8:55:35 AM(UTC)
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TSP
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81 879 Stay in L 2050 or Change to C and SFunds?  Go to last postGo to first unread
by Mike in VT
Today at 3:53:02 AM(UTC)
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The federal government allows employees who are unable to work to retire under a disability retirement.
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by kachadam
Yesterday at 5:01:19 PM(UTC)
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Those approaching retirement and those already retired, here is a forum to share ideas and thoughts as well as exchange questions and answers.
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by kcman
Yesterday at 1:23:52 PM(UTC)
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Whether you are close to federal employee retirement or just starting out in your career, this is the place to share ideas with your federal colleagues on planning for your retirement.
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by postalvet
9/24/2016 4:51:01 PM(UTC)
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